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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV20: People in Families With Related Children Under 6 by Householder's Work Experience and Family Structure: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  People in families (total) (2) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families with related children under 6,
  total (9)
10,241 6,125 59.8 4,396 1,534 34.9 613 386 62.9 5,232 4,205 80.4
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
2,549 2,207 86.6 793 536 67.7 155 136 87.4 1,601 1,535 95.9
People in families with a working householder (16) 7,693 3,918 50.9 3,604 998 27.7 458 250 54.6 3,631 2,670 73.5
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
3,651 2,727 74.7 621 342 55.1 353 192 54.3 2,677 2,193 81.9
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
4,042 1,191 29.5 2,983 656 22.0 105 58 55.6 954 477 50.0
          Householder plus one other worker 3,246 942 29.0 2,478 534 21.5 46 23 (B) 722 385 53.3
          Householder plus two or more other workers 796 250 31.4 505 122 24.2 59 35 (B) 232 92 39.9
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,995 1,922 38.5 2,685 564 21.0 295 131 44.3 2,015 1,227 60.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 2,047 1,270 62.1 476 227 47.8 259 122 47.0 1,311 921 70.3
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
2,949 651 22.1 2,209 336 15.2 36 9 (B) 704 306 43.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,711 226 13.2 1,430 155 10.8 9 9 (B) 272 62 22.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
909 390 42.9 555 171 30.7 17 0 (B) 338 219 64.9
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
329 36 10.9 224 10 4.7 10 0 (B) 95 25 26.7
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,867 611 21.3 2,867 611 21.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 237 125 52.9 237 125 52.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 1,077 636 59.0 1,077 636 59.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,562 166 10.6 1,562 166 10.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 503 154 30.6 503 154 30.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,605 683 42.6 1,605 683 42.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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